Exercise Physiology Minor

Students pursuing this minor develop a deeper understanding of the motivational, psychosocial, and lifespan factors affecting human behavior within the context of sport and physical activity settings. A theory-to-research-to-practice approach is followed in the core course work, with supplemental course work focusing on the individual needs and interests of the students.

KIN 321BIOMECHANICS OF HUMAN MOVEMENT4
KIN 324EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY4
KIN 325FITNESS ASSESSMENT AND EXERCISE PRESCRIPTION3
KIN 406PROJECTS3
KIN 434APPLIED MUSCLE PHYSIOLOGY3
KIN 437PHYSICAL ACTIVITY, AGING, AND CHRONIC DISEASE4
KIN 474EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY LAB METHODS3
Select one of the following groups:15
Group A
INTRODUCTION TO HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY
and INTRODUCTION TO HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY
and INTRODUCTION TO HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY
INTRODUCTION TO HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY LABORATORY
and INTRODUCTION TO HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY LABORATORY
and INTRODUCTION TO HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY LABORATORY
Group B
ADVANCED HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY
and ADVANCED HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY
and ADVANCED HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY
ADVANCED HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY LABORATORY
and ADVANCED HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY LABORATORY
and ADVANCED HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY LABORATORY
Total Hours39

Note: Prerequisites for KIN 324 EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGY are (BI 233 INTRODUCTION TO HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY [D–] and CH 121 GENERAL CHEMISTRY [C–] and CH 122 *GENERAL CHEMISTRY [C–] and (CH 123 *GENERAL CHEMISTRY [C–] or CH 130 GENERAL CHEMISTRY OF LIVING SYSTEMS [C–]) and (BI 231 INTRODUCTION TO HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY [C–] or equivalent.

Minor Code: 752